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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Loryna oral.

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Condition: Birth Control
10/24/2011 5:17:32 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I haven't had a breakout in years, within a week of starting Loryna I had actual acne cysts that left pockmarks. I've never had an acne cyst in my life!

Condition: Birth Control
10/16/2011 5:20:42 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Okay the birth control works, but like the other reviewers even after less than a month on Loryna--horrible breakouts, emotional mood swings, lowered sex drive, just do not feel like myself. Definitely going to have to spring the extra cash to go back to the Yaz brand name. I know in theory generic brands are supposed to be the same thing, but they just simply aren't.

Condition: Birth Control
10/4/2011 8:10:14 PM

Reviewer: kapowersss, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I decided to use Loryna for both birth control and to help clear up my acne. It definitely is did not help my acne at all. And I have become an emotional mess... It will effect all people differently but it didn't work very well for me...

Condition: Birth Control
10/2/2011 3:21:45 PM

Reviewer: goodbcwhereareyou, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have used the brand name version of this BC for years but can no longer afford it. Pharmacist first offered Gianvi as a generic alternative, then switched to Loryna, saying they were all the same. Ever since starting Loryna I have had vaginal infections, weight gain (5 pounds), and acne. I stopped midpack and my period has not returned in two months. Continuing to gain weight and break out ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Birth Control
9/23/2011 7:25:31 PM

Reviewer: laladoki, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this is the worst pill ever i hate it do not use. i have not had a period in two months and I am not pregnant. I will be switching back immediately

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